France

(From L) Anthony Sadler, from Pittsburg, California, Alek Skarlatos from Roseburg, Oregon, and British national Chris Norman who is living in France, hold their medals as they sit in a restaurant after a brief ceremony in the town of Arras, northern France, on August 21, 2015. The American servicemen overpowered a gunman armed with a Kalashnikov who opened fire on a high-speed train travelling from Amsterdam to Paris on August 21, 2015. (photo credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Relatives Proud Of 2 Calif. Residents Who Subdued Gunman In France Train Attack

A Sacramento State student has described how he and two of his traveling companions subdued a gunman who opened fire on a high-speed train traveling from Amsterdam to Paris.

08/22/2015

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Money Saving Tips For Traveling In Europe

With a little creative planning and keeping a close eye on your budget, you should be able to enjoy a vacation in Europe without breaking the bank.

06/18/2015

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France Gives Nation’s Highest Honor To 19 WWII Veterans In SoCal

On Friday, the French consul general presented the veterans with the rank of knight in the National Order of the Legion of Honor.

05/08/2015

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Vigil Outside LA City Hall Honors Victims Of Paris Terror Attacks

A crowd gathered Sunday outside Los Angeles City Hall to show solidarity with the millions who marched in Paris against the terror attacks that left 17 dead and devastated the city this week.

01/11/2015

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Five Creepy Vacation Sites Around The World

Ethan Reid, author of “The Undying,” from Simon & Schuster shares his list of the creepiest vacation spots around the world for Halloween.

10/24/2014

Actress Kelly Rutherford and daughter Helena attend the Baby Einstein Discovery Day Play Date at the Stanley Kaplan Penthouse on March 25, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Actress Kelly Rutherford In Custody Fight As Kids Live In France

After a judge granted custody of her two children to her ex-husband in France, actress Kelly Rutherford has found herself fighting for her kids, who are living on another continent.

09/02/2014

Poland's Rafal Majka rides in a breakaway during the 177 km fourteenth stage of the 101st edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 19, 2014 between Grenoble and Risoul, eastern France. (credit: ERIC FEFERBERG/AFP/Getty Images)

Majka Earns Pole Position On Tour’s 14th Stage

Panting hard with his jersey unzipped and wide open in the heat, Polish rider Rafal Majka sped to a solo breakaway victory on Stage 14 as the Tour de France wrapped up its foray in the Alps on Saturday.

07/19/2014

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Travel Guide To Paris, France

Regardless of your budget, you can enjoy everything the amazing City of Lights has to offer.

07/17/2014

Germany's Andre Greipel (2ndL) sprints to win the 194 km sixth stage of the 101st edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 10, 2014 between Arras and Reims, northern France. (credit: LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

11 Things Tour De France Riders Won’t Stop For

The 101st running of the Tour de France began Saturday, July 5th and will run through Sunday, July 27th. In total, the finishing teams/riders will have traveled 2,276.7 miles (3,664 kilometers) on their way to a chance at victory.

07/10/2014

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8 Notable Players Missing The World Cup

Each country can only bring 23 men to Brazil to compete for the World Cup this year. A few notable men were left off rosters for various reasons and some may surprise you …

06/09/2014

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The 25 Best Beaches In The World

After months of polar vortexes it’s finally almost time to lay out in the sun and sand. To help get the ball rolling, we rounded up the 25 best beaches in the world.

04/23/2014

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How To Look Like A Local When Dining Abroad

The good folks at The Restaurant Choice cooked up these handsomely designed infographics to get you through your next international dining adventure.

04/18/2014

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LA Mom Faces Charges In Overseas Custody Dispute

A woman who was arrested in France on charges of breaking child custody laws has been returned to Los Angeles to face prosecution.

04/10/2014

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OC Grandfather Awarded France’s Highest Civilian Honor For Service In World War II

A Costa Mesa great-grandfather was awarded France’s highest civilian honor nearly seventy years after he enlisted to fight in World War II.

CBS Los Angeles–07/22/2013

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On D-Day Anniversary, Vet Recalls Forecasting Weather During WWII

On the 69th anniversary of D-Day, a veteran soldier recalled forecasting the weather to help save lives during World War II.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/06/2013

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